The War on Terrorism: The Financial Front

Speakers:
David D. Aufhauser Global General Counsel and General Counsel for the Americas, UBS Investment Bank; Former General Counsel, U.S. Department of the Treasury; Former Chair, Committee on Terrorist Financing, U.S. National Security Council
Sue E. Eckert Co-Editor, Countering the Financing of Terrorism (forthcoming); Senior Fellow, Thomas J. Watson Jr. Institute for International Studies, Brown University; Former U.S. Assistant Secretary of Commerce for Export Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce
John B. Taylor Author, Global Financial Warriors: The Untold Story of International Finance in the Post-9/11 World; Mary and Robert Raymond Professor of Economics, Stanford University; Bowen H. and Janice Arthur McCoy Senior Fellow, Hoover Institution; Former Undersecretary of the U.S. Department of the Treasury for International Affairs, U.S. Department of the Treasury
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